KPAS

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KPAS
City Fabens, Texas
Branding Inspirational Gospel Radio
Frequency 103.1 MHz
Format Christian radio
ERP 3,000 watts
HAAT 91.0 meters (298.6 ft)
Class A
Facility ID 976
Transmitter coordinates 31°35′42.00″N 106°11′58.00″W / 31.5950000°N 106.1994444°W / 31.5950000; -106.1994444Coordinates: 31°35′42.00″N 106°11′58.00″W / 31.5950000°N 106.1994444°W / 31.5950000; -106.1994444
Former callsigns KLMF-FM (1979-1982)
Owner Algie a. Felder

KPAS (103.1 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a Christian radio music format.[1] Licensed to Fabens, Texas, United States. The station is currently owned by Algie a. Felder.[2]

History[edit]

The station was assigned the call letters KLMF-FM on July 30, 1979. On July 7, 1982, the station changed its call sign to the current KPAS.[3]

History of call letters[edit]

The call letters KPAS previously belonged to an AM station in Banning, California, which began broadcasting November 9, 1949.[4]

In September 1953, the FCC authorized assignment of the license of KPAS of Banning, California, from Byron-Wood Motors to Henry Chester Darwin, for $6,100.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. Summer 2009. Retrieved 2009-08-23. 
  2. ^ "KPAS Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved 2009-08-23. 
  3. ^ "kpas Call Sign History". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved 2009-08-23. 
  4. ^ "New KPAS Plans Start Next Sunday at Banning" (PDF). Broadcasting. November 3, 1947. Retrieved 19 October 2014. 
  5. ^ Associated Press, "Radio License Shifted", San Bernardino Daily Sun, San Bernardino, California, Friday 18 September 1953, Volume LX, Number 16, page 22.

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